Issue details

Extension of contract for care and support services in Extra Care schemes – KEY/7NOV22/01

The Cabinet Member is recommended to approve the contract extension with Longhurst for the provision of care and support services at Friary Court, The Pavillions and The Spinney extra care schemes from 2 February 2023 to 1 December 2024. The current annual contract value is £1,901,635 which equates to £3,480,253over the life of the extension.  


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings greater than £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: East; Eye, Thorney and Newborough; Paston and Walton;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/10/2022

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Decision due: Not before 16th Dec 2022 by Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care, Health and Public Health

Lead member: Councillor John Howard, Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Corporate Governance and Finance

Lead director: Executive Director People Services PCC & CCC

Department: People Services

Contact: Lynne O’Brien - Tel: 07776679591.

Consultation process

Preparations to tender the services had commenced and consultation questions had been completed by people living in the schemes and family members. 

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Adults and Health Scrutiny Committee